5 colour rules that should be broken
While they're there to help you avoid decorating disaster, certain colour 'rules' actually make no sense. We're here to show you why, starting with this bold bedroom in a spectrum of sunset shades.
The myth: Bright colours such as these might jar with one another, and create an uncomfortable space.
The reality: These tones are found together in nature, meaning they do complement each other beautifully. The trick is to use big blocks of plain colour, rather than a mixture of patterns.
Photograph by Antony Crolla